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Byron Shire's Music Industry Directory

All the Contacts Local Musicians Need in One Place. This directory is ever-growing, and it will be expanded over time. Is something missing? Or did you spot an oversight?
Please let me know via the contact page, thank you.

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Harmonium Australia

Alice Miyagawa is one of Australia's leading specialists in Harmoniums. Whether you're after a brand-new instrument, a service, repair or tuition, Alice is the go-to person for anything related to Harmonium, located in Brunswick Heads.

Brunswick Heads, NSW Australia

0427 423 723

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Repair, Retail

Harmonium Australia

Byron Music

Byron Music is a locally owned and operated music store located in the heart of Byron Bay. They offer a wide range of musical instruments, accessories, and audio , including guitars, ukuleles, drums, keyboards, and much more. Whether you're a beginner or a professional musician, their knowledgeable staff is always ready to help you find the perfect instrument to suit your needs. In addition to their retail store, they also provide music lessons for all ages and skill levels, from beginner to advanced. With a commitment to quality customer service, Byron Music is a must-know destination for all musicians in the Byron Bay area. When you go there, please say hi to Nick of me, he's a legend!

144 Jonson St, Byron Bay NSW 2481

(02) 6685 7333

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Drums, Guitar, Amps, Bass, Keyboards, Recording Gear, Repair

Byron Music

Son Of Drum

Son of Drum is a musical paradise located in the small town of Mullumbimby, New South Wales - right in the heart of the Byron Shire. As soon as you step inside, you're greeted with a wide range of world music instruments, including percussion, tribal, and ethnic instruments, as well as sound healing items. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting out, owner Benji and his friendly staff are delighted to provide expert advice to help you choose the right gear. Son of Drum offers instruments from around the world, along with quality instruments crafted by local artisans, making it Australia's most eclectic music shop. Son of Drum is your convenient one-stop-shop for all your music needs. The shop's focus on quality gear and personalised service has made it a favorite among local musicians and touring artists alike. Son of Drum is located in Mullum CBD, only about 5 minutes away from the mixartist recording studio. When you visit the shop, please say hi to the owner Benji for me, he's a lovely guy.

1/31 Burringbar St, Mullumbimby NSW 2482

(02) 6684 1742

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World Instruments, Drums, Retail

Son Of Drum

Federal Strings

Federal Strings is a small guitar repair shop located in the charming town of Federal, in the Byron Hinterland. The shop is owned and operated by skilled luthier Joshua Rippingale who specialises in repairing and restoring acoustic and electric guitars. With years of experience in the industry, he has earned a reputation for his attention to detail and ability to bring damaged instruments back to life. The shop offers a wide range of services, from basic maintenance and setup to complex repairs and restorations. Whether you need a simple adjustment or a complete overhaul, Federal Strings is the place to go for expert guitar care. Joshua also builds fine acoustic guitars for his clients by commission. If you're a guitar player in the Byron Shire area, be sure to check out Federal Strings for all your guitar repair needs.

11 Teak Rd, Federal NSW 2480

0447 955 237

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Repair, Guitar, Luthier

Federal Strings

Northern Rivers Music

Sally Lindenberg of Northern Rivers Music has over 20 years of experience as an instrument technician. Norther Rivers Music offers repair and restoration on brass and woodwind instruments, guitar re-stringing and violin/viola set-ups. Sally has won awards, is highly recognised by industry bodies and has gained a worldwide reputation for her outstanding skills and knowledge. Sally offers free quotes and advice. Northern Rivers Music is open by appointment and bookings are essential.

14 Castle Dr, Lennox Head NSW 2478

0416 153 985

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Repair, Wood Wind, Brass, Retail

Northern Rivers Music

Specialty Pianos

Specialty Pianos is a renowned business in Lismore, NSW, founded by Fred Cole. With over 30 years of experience in the industry, Fred has established himself as a go-to person for everything related to pianos. The business specializes in the sales, repair, and maintenance of pianos of all kinds, including grand pianos, upright pianos, digital pianos, and more. Fred's expertise in piano tuning and restoration has earned him a reputation for being one of the best in the region. Specialty Pianos is not only a business but also a passion for Fred, who takes great pride in providing excellent customer service and ensuring that every piano is treated with the utmost care and attention.

Near Lismore, by appointment

+61 412 216 019

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Piano, Repair

Specialty Pianos

Howl & Moan

Howl & Moan is a record shop located in the vibrant coastal town of Byron Bay, Australia. The store boasts an impressive collection of vinyl records spanning a wide range of genres, including rock, jazz, blues, and world music. The shop's cosy and inviting atmosphere is created by friendly and knowledgeable staff, who are always happy to chat about music and provide recommendations. Howl & Moan also hosts live performances and events, showcasing local and touring musicians. Whether you're a serious collector or just looking for some new music to discover, Howl & Moan is a must-visit destination in Byron Bay. With its exceptional collection of vinyl and commitment to promoting local music, it's a true gem in the town's cultural landscape.

Shop 4/103 Jonson St, Byron Bay NSW 2481

0413 999 691

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Records, Retail

Howl & Moan

The Amp Pro

The Amp Pro is a business that provides professional guitar amplifier modification services. They specialise in modifying and upgrading guitar amps to enhance their tone and performance, catering to guitarists who are looking to improve their sound. The company offers a range of modification options, including speaker upgrades, preamp and power amp modifications, and custom wiring, among others. The Amp Pro also sells amplifier parts and accessories, such as tubes, speakers, and cabinets, to help guitarists achieve their desired sound. With a team of experienced and knowledgeable professionals, The Amp Pro aims to provide high-quality and reliable modification services to its clients.

Kyogle by appointment, Lismore pickup available.

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Repair, Amps

The Amp Pro

Valiant Music

Valiant Music is an eclectic music shop located in the charming coastal town of Brunswick Heads, just north of Byron Bay. The store is a haven for music enthusiasts, offering a vast selection of new and used vinyl, CDs, instruments, and accessories. The shop's warm and welcoming atmosphere is created by the passionate and knowledgeable staff, who are always happy to help customers find what they're looking for and provide recommendations. Valiant Music also hosts live performances and events throughout the year, showcasing local and touring musicians. Whether you're a serious collector, a casual listener, or a budding musician, Valiant Music is a must-visit destination in Brunswick Heads for all things music.

1/33 Fingal St, Brunswick Heads NSW 2483

02 66 851005

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Records, Retail

Valiant Music

Byron Music Festival

The Byron Music Festival is an annual event that celebrates the diverse range of musical talent and emerging artists from Bundjalung country (Northern Rivers NSW). The festival features a lineup of local and international musicians across multiple genres, including rock, pop, folk, jazz, and more. The festival is held in Byron Bay, the heart of the Byron Shire, offering a unique and intimate experience for music lovers. This all-ages, all-inclusive community music event also features workshops and seminars on various aspects of music, as well as food and drinks from local vendors. The Byron Music Festival has become a much-loved event in the local community, drawing crowds of music enthusiasts from all over the world. It's a celebration of the creative and vibrant music scene that has made Byron Bay a hub for musicians and music lovers alike.

Dening Park, Byron Bay

(02) 6685 7333

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Venue

Byron Music Festival

Blues Fest

Bluesfest, also known as Byron Bay Bluesfest, is one of Australia's premier music festivals held annually during the Easter long weekend in the Byron Shire. Founded in 1990, the festival attracts world-class musicians and artists, from legendary blues and roots performers to contemporary acts spanning multiple genres. Bluesfest has won numerous awards and accolades, including being named the Best Cultural, Arts or Music Event at the Australian Event Awards in 2019. The festival has grown to become a major event in the music industry and a highlight for music fans from around the world. In addition to the music, Bluesfest offers a range of activities and attractions, including food and drink stalls, arts and crafts markets, and on-site camping.

Byron Events Farm, Tyagrah

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Venue

Blues Fest

Splendour In The Grass

Splendour in the Grass is an annual music and arts festival held in Byron Bay, Australia. Since its inception in 2001, it has grown to become one of the most popular festivals in Australia, drawing thousands of music lovers from all over the world. The festival typically features a mix of local and international artists, spanning a variety of genres including indie rock, hip-hop, electronic, and more. Apart from the music, the festival also offers a range of other activities such as comedy, art installations, and food and drink options. With its beautiful location, diverse lineup, and fun atmosphere, Splendour in the Grass is a must-attend event for music lovers.

North Byron Parklands, Yelgun

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Venue

Splendour In The Grass

About the area

The Byron Shire is located in Bundjalung country, in the Northern Rivers area of northern NSW. The area is a thriving hub for musicians, with a vibrant music industry that supports a diverse range of genres and styles. From world-renowned festivals to local venues and studios, the region boasts a rich and vibrant music scene. The community is home to a host of talented musicians, producers, and engineers, who are supported by a network of music schools, recording studios and rehearsal spaces. In recent years, the region has seen an influx of artists and industry professionals, drawn to the area's creative energy and natural beauty. With a supportive local community and a wealth of opportunities, the Byron Shire is the perfect place to turn your music vision into a successful reality.

Bundjalung Country on the East Coast of Australia
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